Item #: 1002-318 -- A Mid-20th Century Nepalese Kukri by Allied -- $125.00
A mid-20th century Nepalese kukri with polished two-piece horn grip with brass bolsters and pommel cap, in its original leather scabbard with steel chap and leather frog with two hangers. Good quality steel blade with single narrow fuller, stamped to the reverse "TEMPERED STEEL MADE IN INDIA" and with "ALLIED" trademark. The grip with horn plugs to cover the rivets and inletted for a shield-shaped inlay, now missing. Overall GC; scabbard leather dry but intact, one hanging strap broke through. Both bi-knives present. Blade 30 cm., overall in sheath 44 cm. A pedestrian example but a better than average quality of manufacture.